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Sunday, 27 May 2018
SHAWCO: 75 years of giving back

The Students’ Health and Welfare Centres Organisation (SHAWCO) turns 75 this July. In recognition of this milestone, the organisation has launched a fundraising drive to continue its efforts to promote the health and education of the community.

Publication Date:
Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 11:15
100 students make a summer (school)

A special Summer School lecture series gave learners from UCT’s Schools Improvement Initiative’s (SII) 100UP programme a taste of campus life – and the experience of learning simply for the joy of knowledge.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 11:30
Press release: Results from innovative tuberculosis vaccine trial show potential

Results from innovative tuberculosis vaccine trial show potential for new BCG revaccination strategies and hope for subunit vaccines.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 11:45
Grant drives genomic research

The African Academy of Sciences is awarding US$11 million to four leading African researchers to accelerate the use of genomics to better understand how the environment and human genes influence the susceptibility of Africans to certain diseases and their response to treatment.

Publication Date:
Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 10:30